The first table below looks at the demand for WATIR skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank 74 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WATIR 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.31% - 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.11% - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Development Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
95 48 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.77% 13.87% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 94 46 51
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
WATIR
Northamptonshire

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WATIR across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

WATIR
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WATIR across the Northampton region.

WATIR Salary Trend in Northampton

WATIR
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing WATIR also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WATIR.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) F#
1 2 (100.00%) Sahi
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium IDE

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing WATIR also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WATIR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Sahi
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA